new motherboard - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-18-2008, 11:51 AM   #1 (permalink)
Virgin Techie
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 0
Default new motherboard

i recently fitted this motherboard into my pc crosshair republic of gamers Asustek AM2 nForce 590SLI ATX Audio Dual VGA Lan i have 4 gig ddr3 ram 2 nvidia 8800 gts 640 ddr amd quad core phenom 9850 cpu coolermaster realpower m700 psu western digital velociraptor 10000 rpm 300 gig hdd 500 gig hdd 160 gig hdd my first board of this kind crashed and burned for reason unknown im on my second board does anyone know or has anyone heard of significant problems with this type of board

thanx in advance


bigbadbaz is offline  
Old 07-18-2008, 08:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
Call me Mak or K
Mod Emeritus
KSoD's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: C:\
Posts: 35,647
Default Re: new motherboard


Did you make sure the board was grounded properly? Did you make sure you were discharged yourself of all static electricity when you worked on the PC? Did you make sure the cpu and heat sink were mounted correctly?

I do not accept support questions via EMail, PM, IM or my G+ page!

Phone: LG Optimus G Pro
Running: Stock JB from LG with Nova Launcher

KSoD is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What To Look For When Buying Computer Components Luke Monitors, Printers and Peripherals 25 01-07-2009 08:09 PM
PC Build: Which Asus motherboard? (Ordering all parts in 24hours) DJ Redrum New Systems | Building and Buying 7 04-09-2008 04:59 PM
Just need help on grabbing a Motherboard Akumajin New Systems | Building and Buying 9 01-08-2008 07:36 AM
Replacing Motherboard, Help Needed Rask Vann New Systems | Building and Buying 9 11-15-2007 08:40 AM

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:43 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.